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Mystery Crime Blog, RNZI, Amazon Best Seller

The Mystery Crime Blog today posted a complimentary item about my book, Dare I Call It Murder?: A Memoir of Violent Loss. “Dare I Call It Murder? carefully and clearly deciphers a maze of contradictory claims for a highly believable … Continue reading

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“Dare I Call It Murder?” Featured in ALLi News, Ranked in 5 Amazon Best-Seller Lists

The Alliance of Independent Authors featured my book in today’s news bulletin, noting that Dare I Call It Murder?: A Memoir of Violent Loss was “#2 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases list for Biographies & Memoirs and as high as … Continue reading

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Holy crap! My book hit #1 in Amazon’s Hot New Releases

Holy crap!  I can’t believe it. I hit #1 in Amazon’s Hot New Releases in Biographies & Memoirs Also moved up to #6 in Kindle eBooks > Biographies & Memoirs > Arts & Literature > Authors #10 in Books > Biographies … Continue reading

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Milestone Reached in Book’s March to the Press

Another milestone for a book—Dare I Call It Murder?: A Memoir of Violent Loss—the naysayers said would not (and in some cases “should not”) be published. Galley proofs for the hardback and paperback editions arrived this week and they look … Continue reading

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Book Launch July 9 — Dare I Call It Murder? — Win a Prize

Just when I had almost concluded my book Dare I Call It Murder? — A Memoir of Violent Loss, might never get published, things came together quickly and the date is set — July 9. We’ll have an online party … Continue reading

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Remembrance: The Blindside Book/Movie Deal — New Excerpt Now Online

Thirty-five years ago this week, an overzealous true-crime writer tried to strong-arm me into signing an onerous contract involving a book and movie deal. One of several bloodsucking ghouls trying to capitalize on the tragic deaths of my father and … Continue reading

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Spellbound Waltz played on grandad’s fiddle

On recent visit to Camano Island (Washington) to visit cousin Joe Parks, his wife, Suzi, recorded me playing Spellbound Waltz on my grandfather’s fiddle. (A fiddle that she, as a wonderful surprise, presented to me because she, sadly, can no … Continue reading

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